25th May - 26th May - 27th May - 28th May - 29th May - 30th May - 31st May

25th May

Heavy Rain, Detroit: Become Human, and Beyond: Two Souls' Steam pages are live

It's been almost a year since David Cage's games were released on PC, specifically on the Epic Games Store. They are now priming the games to be released on Steam by placing live their storefront for customers to pre-order.

26th May

BlizzCon 2020 cancelled

Much like the other major gaming events worldwide, BlizzCon falls victim at the hands of the pandemic. While being in-person might be unavailable after this announcement. Blizzard is looking at ways to bring the event to the digital platform.

27th May

Ubisoft Announces the Anno History Collection

Ubisoft's long-standing city builder series finally gets a collection release incorporating all the games and their DLC. While it does not contain all of the Anno games to date (2070, 2205, and 1800), it contains the first four titles in the series 1602, 1503, 1701, and 1404. Each title will be available separately if you so wish, but if you wanted the collection (Uplay only) then it will cost the same as if you purchased them separately, but with added bonuses for Anno 1800 (if you own it already).

28th May

Borderlands: The Handsome Collection is now free on Epic Games Store

If you've ever wondered what Borderlands is like, then now's a great reason to hop into the shooter looter genre. The collection contains only two games: Borderlands 2 and Borderlands The Pre-Sequel.

29th May

Factorio to be released early before Cyberpunk 2077 launches

If the Cyberpunk 2077 name isn't big enough, being pushed back to the same release window as an Indie developer's masterpiece is going to hurt it's sales considerably. So Wube Software is releasing the game sooner to 14th August to push it ahead of Cyberpunk 2077's release.

PlayStation 4 games must work on PlayStation 5 if launching from July onwards

With the announcement that PlayStation 5 will have backwards compatibility with PlayStation 4 games, it's now concrete that PlayStation 4 games, starting July, must adhere to working natively on the PlayStation 5. This means that games like The Last of Us part II may not work natively on PlayStation 5 unless they patch the game.

30th May

Call of Duty: Warzone gets duos mode

It's been a long time coming but Activision has finally released a duos mode for Warzone. We've often delved into Warzone but always had to add another player to our team when we can't communicate with them. Now, for those with two players, we can finally play together without the need for others to interfere or cause yourself to die in a horrific mess.

Satisfactory arriving on Steam this June

The 3D Factorio game that people flocked to after Factorio was played to death. With its surprise move to Epic Games Store for its first year, it's finally coming to Steam in June.

31st May

The Last of Us part II leaks have not affected pre-sales

Whilst TLOU2 has had a lot of leaks of major game spoilers have been circling the net (we highly recommend to not spoil anything and read any news on the game from this point onwards), the preorders are still massive.